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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Naracoorte

Code UCL418800 (UCL)
People 4,888
Male 2,407
Female 2,481
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 4,502
People born overseas 416
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 33
Families 1,327
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,246
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $841
Median monthly mortgage repayment $780
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Naracoorte % Australia %
Total 4,888 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,407 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,481 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 63 1.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,888 people were usually resident in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Naracoorte % Australia %
People
0-4 years 272 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 640 13.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 653 13.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,962 40.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 504 10.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 856 17.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.7% of people usually resident in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Naracoorte % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,502 92.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 416 8.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 33 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.1% of people usually resident in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.5% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Naracoorte % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,031 51.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 403 10.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 354 8.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,184 29.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.1% were either separated or divorced, 8.9% were widowed and 29.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Naracoorte % Australia %
Australia 4,231 86.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Naracoorte % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Naracoorte % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Naracoorte % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,487 59.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 664 26.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 192 7.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 63 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 107 4.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,290 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,513 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,513 people aged 15 years and over in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.2% worked full-time, 26.4% worked part-time, 7.6% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.3% were unemployed. 1,290 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Naracoorte % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Naracoorte % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Naracoorte % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 461 -- 466 --
Family 1,051 -- 1,171 --
Household 841 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $461, the median family income was $1,051 and the median household income was $841.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Naracoorte % Australia %
Couple family without children 627 47.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 493 37.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 182 13.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 25 1.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,327 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,327 families in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.2% were couple families without children, 37.2% were couple families with children, 13.7% were one parent families and 1.9% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Naracoorte % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,020 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,246 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,020 occupied private dwellings were counted in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Naracoorte % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,882 93.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 1.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 84 4.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 30 1.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.2% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Naracoorte % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 700 34.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 644 31.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 547 27.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 16 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 113 5.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.9% were owned with a mortgage and 27.1% were rented.

Landlord type Naracoorte % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 192 35.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 140 25.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 199 36.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 19 3.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 25.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Naracoorte % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 780 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $780. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Naracoorte % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,314 65.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 578 28.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 66 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Naracoorte (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.6% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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